Schweizer Awarded 2008 APS Polymer Physics Prize
FS-MRL Principal Investigator Kenneth Schweizer (MatSE) has been recognized as the 2008 recipient of the Polymer Physics Prize of the American Physical Society, the highest honor in physical polymer science in the United States. The award citation reads:
"For outstanding theoretical contributions to the fundamental understanding of the structure and dynamics in polymer melts, polymer blends, polymer-particle composites, and glasses".
The APS Polymer Physics Prize is awarded annually to recognize outstanding accomplishment and excellence of contributions in polymer physics research. The prize consists of a monetary award and a certificate citing the contributions made by the recipient. Established in 1960, it is currently supported by the General Electric Company.